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Forum: projects & restorations 03-23-2016, 11:58 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 46,676
Posted By 244tiCanuck
One of those Swedish tuning sites sells the...

One of those Swedish tuning sites sells the proper stub axles with the 27 Spline patter, so you can use any old Dana 30 carrier in the IRS housing. Can't remember which one.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 8,390
Posted By 244tiCanuck
The 940 and 740 are the same chassis. The Jags...

The 940 and 740 are the same chassis. The Jags that run kit is for Chevy small blocks
Forum: showroom 02-25-2013, 04:05 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,710
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Replace the throttle cable, it'll be a night and...

Replace the throttle cable, it'll be a night and day difference.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,198
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Fabricate a better radiator/mounting in there....

Fabricate a better radiator/mounting in there. I've repaired enough fender benders on 850s to know that when (not if) you crash that thing on the track, the radiator will fall out or lose half an end...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,116
Posted By 244tiCanuck
If they flow enough for your application, why not...

If they flow enough for your application, why not throw 'em in and see?
Forum: showroom 01-19-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,010
Posted By 244tiCanuck
I'm curious what the computer terminal on the...

I'm curious what the computer terminal on the passenger side is there: http://213.132.112.104/images_full/23/2338738884.jpg
Forum: showroom 12-29-2012, 09:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,262
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Here's mine, with the GT style airdam. ...

Here's mine, with the GT style airdam.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v233/ElectricJesus/1979%20Volvo%20264%20GLE/100_0010.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2012, 03:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,102
Posted By 244tiCanuck
The 960 with an auto trans has a removable...

The 960 with an auto trans has a removable bellhousing. Clutch and pressure plate? 960, or any FWD 5 cyl (volvo 850, s/v70, s60, etc.) would work.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-24-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,571
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Remember that there IS a bolt-in 6cyl turbo...

Remember that there IS a bolt-in 6cyl turbo diesel that bolts in, and you can have it with a manual transmission, even a t-5. The d24t from a 740/760 turbo diesel. They can be tuned to be silly...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-24-2012, 01:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,243
Posted By 244tiCanuck
For the time it takes to swap shocks in a RWD...

For the time it takes to swap shocks in a RWD brick, try 'em both for a week and see what feels better.
Forum: showroom 11-21-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 13,401
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Not crunched, but burned in front of my house in...

Not crunched, but burned in front of my house in 2007 by some local arsonists. They were minors, so they got away with a slap on the wrist. I had no fire/vandalism insurance, so I got nothing from my...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,430
Posted By 244tiCanuck
If you have a '95 or later, swap to the cams from...

If you have a '95 or later, swap to the cams from an earlier model. They give up a bit of low-end torque for more power (about 15-20hp) in the high rpms.
Forum: showroom 10-01-2012, 09:49 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 45,774
Posted By 244tiCanuck
2 coils front and rear. ...

2 coils front and rear.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v233/ElectricJesus/1979%20Volvo%20264%20GLE/100_0010.jpg
Forum: showroom 09-30-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,123
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Well, a couple months ago, the left bank...

Well, a couple months ago, the left bank headgasket let go in the PRV. Around the same time, my brother burned a couple valves in his 960, and washed down the cylinders and mangled his engine. So...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-26-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By 244tiCanuck
The engine harnesses in the 7/9 chassis are...

The engine harnesses in the 7/9 chassis are integrated with the body harness. Meaning that all your foreward lighting, washers, etc.. are bundled in the same looms, which you will have to pull...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,396
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Just to put this out there; you do not have to...

Just to put this out there; you do not have to have your turbo oil drain back above the oil level in the pan. Look at an Audi/VW oil turbo oil drain. From the factory, the drain enters the pan below...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-30-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 11,590
Posted By 244tiCanuck
To the above post, I'd like to add that not only...

To the above post, I'd like to add that not only do the balancers spin, and throw things out of whack, but the bottom timing gear sometimes breaks as well, throwing the sprocket and the balancer out...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-22-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 458
Posted By 244tiCanuck
SRS light, no codes

Got a 1996 850 (no under hood diag. port) in the shop, with an SRS light on. No codes stored in the module, tried a reset anyhow, no avail. Looked at all the measuring blocks with the scanner, and...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-21-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,773
Posted By 244tiCanuck
camshaft, and electric fan are the best bang for...

camshaft, and electric fan are the best bang for your buck/time/effort mods.
Forum: showroom 07-12-2012, 10:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,609
Posted By 244tiCanuck
It still has K-jet PRV action, has decent power....

It still has K-jet PRV action, has decent power. The B6304 swap isn't going as quickly as I anticipated, just finished getting the wiring harness from the 960 all taken apart to make it run as a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,244
Posted By 244tiCanuck
SRS-00D0 2001 v70

Got a code on a 2001 XC70, for the driver seat belt buckle. Replaced the buckle, and the code will not clear.
Codes were SRS-0034, for the seat air bag, which was replaced, and the code went away....
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2012, 12:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,281
Posted By 244tiCanuck
If you change the crank sprocket, cam sprockets,...

If you change the crank sprocket, cam sprockets, and water pump, you should be able to run the later belt. They had higher tooth counts, and put less strain on the belt.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2012, 02:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,281
Posted By 244tiCanuck
8mpg??!?? holy ****. My 27' motorhome with a...

8mpg??!?? holy ****. My 27' motorhome with a dodge 440 gets 9. That said, as much as I love the whiteblocks, perhaps a crown vic 4.6, LS series chevy or even an injected 5.0 might be a better swap,...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,281
Posted By 244tiCanuck
I had a '92, no porosity issues, although it may...

I had a '92, no porosity issues, although it may have had an engine change at some point. If it's not leaking now, it's probably not going to. They're nice enough that I wouldn't avoid it based on...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-30-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 785
Posted By 244tiCanuck
I wouldn't run them like that, file or drill them...

I wouldn't run them like that, file or drill them out just enough to seat properly over the stud.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2012, 11:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,244
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Top engine mount is fine? Check if the metal arm...

Top engine mount is fine? Check if the metal arm that comes forward from the firewall bushing isn't rubbing on the mounting on the engine.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 27,495
Posted By 244tiCanuck
There is 1 mkIII supra turbo at each of the 2...

There is 1 mkIII supra turbo at each of the 2 junkyards I frequent right now. Now from what I understand, these should have the r154 transmission right? I should go this weekend and grab one...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 27,495
Posted By 244tiCanuck
I meant what car. Which driveshaft are you using?...

I meant what car. Which driveshaft are you using?

I'm putting a b6304 in my 264 right away, and if there's an already existing driveshaft that will fit with the toyota w5x transmission, I might...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 27,495
Posted By 244tiCanuck
What application was this in?

What application was this in?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2012, 01:14 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 27,495
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Here's your adapter to the toyota manual trans,...

Here's your adapter to the toyota manual trans, and an adapter for that adapter to use a t56 hydraulic throwout bearing. The 1UZFE toyota V8 uses the same auto trans as your 960 more or less, these...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-21-2012, 12:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 35,907
Posted By 244tiCanuck
I'm going to measure up and see if I can use the...

I'm going to measure up and see if I can use the rims from some chevy wheels for mine. There are stacks of old 15x8 steel chevy truck rims at the junkyard.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-18-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,296
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Word on the street is, that the front shocks for...

Word on the street is, that the front shocks for an early 90s suburban 2500 are nearly a bolt in affair for the rear of a 200 series, about an inch shorter, and because of their application, have a...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-18-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,036
Posted By 244tiCanuck
You can always turbo the b20... And paint it...

You can always turbo the b20... And paint it white... and call it a turbo whiteblock... :cool:
Forum: performance & modifications 04-18-2012, 09:16 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,296
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Shocks are in. As far as a comparison to stock, I...

Shocks are in. As far as a comparison to stock, I cannot say, as I couldn't resist the temptation to cut 2 coils all the way around. (car looks bad-ass as a result, as seen here...
Forum: showroom 04-18-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,609
Posted By 244tiCanuck
It's not always that low, it's got about 150lbs...

It's not always that low, it's got about 150lbs tool box, a subwoofer, and 2 bags of firewood in the trunk. Take it all out and it sits with a little bit of rake.
Forum: showroom 04-18-2012, 12:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,609
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Yeah, the tip was just something my friend had...

Yeah, the tip was just something my friend had sitting around and we screwed on last night. It will be getting a full exhaust when I do the b6304 swap next month.
Forum: showroom 04-18-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,609
Posted By 244tiCanuck
It's velour, but it's all faded and has a couple...

It's velour, but it's all faded and has a couple tears. I'm currently looking for another set of seats, or even just a set of seat covers, as the foam and springs are still in great shape.
Forum: showroom 04-17-2012, 10:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,609
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Some new pics of the '79 264

Since my last pictures (seen here: other thread) (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=249741) were taken, I've cut 2 coils and installed some of those estonia gas shocks (discussed here...
Forum: showroom 04-17-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 73,853
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Sold for scrap, turned into soda cans. Either...

Sold for scrap, turned into soda cans. Either that, or made into super ballin' glass-top dining room tables.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-14-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,296
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Alright, so my estonia special shocks showed up,...

Alright, so my estonia special shocks showed up, havn't installed them yet, will later this week. Next to a KYB the quality looks similar, they are a little stiffer pushing them by hand. I'll stick...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-03-2012, 12:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 882
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Just an update for anyone that's curious, the...

Just an update for anyone that's curious, the late sprockets are larger. I'm guessing this has something to do with lessening the load on the belt for a longer change interval.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-02-2012, 12:33 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 13,296
Posted By 244tiCanuck
I'm gonna do it, I'm going more for "stock ride",...

I'm gonna do it, I'm going more for "stock ride", than "MOAR LOWERZZ!" so I'll update this in maybe a year, see if they're leaky or anything....
Forum: performance & modifications 03-21-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,809
Posted By 244tiCanuck
The mechanical bits of the swap work fine, seen...

The mechanical bits of the swap work fine, seen it done, use the front half of a manual 740 turbo driveshaft, and a hydraulic clutch setup. The shifter boot is where you have to get creative. maybe...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-21-2012, 10:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,060
Posted By 244tiCanuck
yikes! That's a bit beefier than I thought. I...

yikes! That's a bit beefier than I thought. I only caught a glimpse of it, and after I left I remembered hearing something about a dude putting a fox bar on a 240.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-21-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,060
Posted By 244tiCanuck
2 questions RE: steel wheels, and mustang sway bar

I was wondering if anybody knows if the I.D. of Volvo 15" steelies matches the I.D. of any other commonly available steel rims, as I wanna go wide for cheap a'la:...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-29-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 36,005
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Is the GM swap pan just a truck pan, or is there...

Is the GM swap pan just a truck pan, or is there another reason nobody's talking about it? It's $150
http://www.jegs.com/i/GM-Performance/809/19212593/10002/-1?parentProductId=1221210
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,815
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Front springs, you can cut. The rear, is a...

Front springs, you can cut. The rear, is a composite transverse leaf spring. Volvo sold a lowering spring, but I believe it's no longer available. You would need some serious custom work to lower the...
Forum: showroom 01-26-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,068
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Wow, that's really nice! Keep it together.

Wow, that's really nice! Keep it together.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-25-2012, 11:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 671
Posted By 244tiCanuck
They look so similar, not worth the work. Take a...

They look so similar, not worth the work. Take a V70R bumper, graft the bottom on to the 960 bumper. Still a fair amount of work, but will get you closer for cheaper/easier.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2012, 08:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,677
Posted By 244tiCanuck
Take the lens off and figure out what you need to...

Take the lens off and figure out what you need to modify?
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